VISAYAS SEASCAPE february 15 2023
Standard Cabin rate: 147630 PHP 10 Days 28 Dives
€2,590.00 – €2,680.00
Deluxe Cabin N2 : 2 free places
Standard Cabin (Lower deck) N4 : 2 free places
Standard Cabin (Upper deck) N5 : 2 free places
Standard Cabin (Upper deck) N6 : 2 free places
Standard Cabin (Upper deck) N7 : 2 free places
Standard Cabin (Upper deck) N8 : one female place remaining
VISAYAS SEASCAPE liveaboard, 9N/10D 3to 4 dives per day.
This cruise is a Visayas kaleidoscope, it’s panoramic view of the underwater marine life of the Visayas with a dynamic view of the Thresher sharks and the whale sharks and the large marine life diversity living in the Philippines.
Departure at night fall, we put the course to North to reachMonad Shoal to observe the Thresher sharks of Malapascua then Gato island Tunel with an extraordianry night dive... We spend a day moored at Maripipi Island to explorer it’s unique corals fields and observe the cat sharks.
We’ll go South to Bohol, Cabilao, Balicasag, Panglao and Anda bay.
After visiting the Oslob’s whale sharks we’ll put the course to south again to reach Apo Island.
ITINERARY VISAYAS SEASCAPE
The itinerary and the dive number can be modified by the diving Director acording to the local conditions.
The Boarding is 13H.....17H at Cebu Yacht Club , from the airport or from your hotel in Cebu City a guide will drive you to the boat, embarkement, briefing, and presentation of your cabin.
Dive 1: MALAPASCUA Unique cleaning station for Thresher Sharks, flights of Mobula Rays,.
Dive 2: MALAPASCUA Dive where Manta are often passing by and as well thresher sharks..
Dive 3: MALAPASCUA , the tunnel passage which crosses the island covered with Yellow anemons, whitetip sharks spectators, pygmies seahorses , Harlequin shrimps and Spider crabs.
Dive 4: MALAPASCUA Canyon with it's white tip reef sharks and cat sharks. During night dive, this site is amazing with a large density of macro fauna as spanish dansers, saw blade shrimps, crabs, and many kind of nudis ....
Dive 5: MALAPASCUA in season will gives th opportunity to interact with the school of hammerhead sharks..
Dive 6: MALAPASCUA Unique cleaning station for Thresher Sharks, flights of Mobula Rays,.
Dive 7: MALAPASCUA .
Dive 8: BOHOL 80m deep wall and much more in the blue. At our bottomwe'll be looking for sharks, and on the wall for extraordinary macro as frog fish, pygmy seahorse, ribbon eels .. etc ....
Dive 9: BOHOL Very deep wall (+80m), we'll be looking for schoolfof jacks, school of barracudas or else white tip reef sharks and hammerheads during season..
Dive 10: BOHOL Quite dive along the plateau looking for macro and turtles..
Dive 11: BOHOL Deep wall with giant seafans. We can find here big pelagics.
Dive 12: BOHOL Wall of colours. We'll be looking for frogfish and also bargibanti pygmy seahorse.
Dive 13: BOHOL Drift dive on a plateau with a sardines ceiling hunted by fish.
Dive 14: BOHOL 14km of wall. This part iscovered by black corals. We can find seriola, green turtles, jacks, and sea snakes.
Dive 15: BOHOL In the wall there is a small cave. At the end of the cave, there is a surprising tresor.
Dive 16: BOHOL Quite dive in the middle of black corals, looking for frog fhish. The end of the dive is on the wonderfull plateau at 6m.
Dive 17: CEBU Dive with Whale sharks.
Dive 18: CEBU Drift dive with strong currents. We can find black tip sharks and white tip reef sharks along the reef.
Dive 19: NEGROS A very colored dive with it's schools of fish animated by strong currents.
Dive 20: NEGROS taggering coral reef sloping down ending in a wall. Commonly sight leave fish, ghost pipe fish and frog fishes. This site is also know for it's quantity of green turttles.
Dive 21: NEGROS
Dive 22: BOHOL Black Forest wall 45 m deep with seafans,corals, barracudas, uncountable turtles, schools of jack fishes.
Dive 23: BOHOL wall, with magnificent lighting effects with Triggerfishes Titans and Picasso, hudge Jack fishes.
Dive 24: BOHOL Heaven for divers because of it's nice corals and it's large quatity of green turtles.
Return to Cebu Yacht Club, the disembarkation is from 08H.....11H, we will drive you to the airport or to your hotel in Cebu City
The route can undergo modifications according to the weather conditions or the safety conditions . The description of the dives is based on what we were able to observe regularly, but every dive is different
VISAYAS SEASCAPE CRUISE Your contact: Pierre Laurent, telephone 639176885182
Your arrival at Cebu Mactan airport must be scheduled on early afternoon.
Your return flight must be scheduled on early afternoon to respect the desaturation time.
Boarding time :Cebu Yacht Club from 1 pm to 5 pm
Disembarking time: Cebu Yacht Club from 8 to and 11 am
(Cebu Yacht Club adress: Lapu-Lapu, F. Martir St, Lapu-Lapu City, 6015 Cebu, Philippines)
The boat is docked to:Cebu Yacht Club. You must be on board for the briefing at 6 pm . The boat sails at 7 pm .
THE TRANSFERS TO THE BOAT
They are included .
We wil pick you up at the Cebu Mactan airport at your arrival, or at your hotel from 1 pm to 5 pm. (The exact schedule of your transfer will be passed on to your hotel the previous evening)
The disembarkement is from 8 to 11 am we will drive you to the airport or to your hotel.
THE LOCAL FLIGHTS
If you come from Manila, you can reserve on-line local flights on www.cebupacificair.com, www.philippineairlines.com
Don’t forget to ask for an extra bagage weight (up to 30 KG per person)
Airport of Cebu Mactan 5 minutes away from the boat.
Boarding: Cebu yacht Club from 1 pm to 5 pm
Disembarking: Cebu yacht Club from 8 am to 11 am
CRUISE DEPARTURE SCHEDULE
Seadoors sails at 7 pm
Electricity 220 Volt, international electric plugs, towels are provided
Water temperature 28 to 30 degres celsius , Shorty or wetsuit 3 mm
There are 8 passenger cabins, all spacious and confortable, with many storage spaces, a desk, many portholes, they are air conditioned, all cabins have a private bathroom and toilets, hot water, the towels are provided. All cabins have two beds lower couple bed and upper single bed.
We acomodate only two persons in each cabin.
THE DELUXE CABINS. N1 N2 (Extra charge 50 Euros per person)
The two deluxe cabins are on the first deck, near the salon, They are the biggest, they allow an access to the bed by both sides.
THE STANDARD CABINS ON THE FIRST DECK. N3 N4
These two cabins are located on the first deck on the front of the boat.
THE STANDARD CABINS ON THE SECOND DECK. N5 N6 N7 N8
These four cabins are located on the second deck, between te dining room on the back and the Wheelhouse on the front.